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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' South, Longitude: 66° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.08 meters/second, 1501.5 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.55 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 22' 00.6"932.73 miwest0° 03' 35.1"4.11 misouth932.56 mi
24 hours15° 13' 55.8"988.87 mieast0° 42' 26.6"48.67 misouth987.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PotosiWed 12:56 PM104 km65 miles56 nmNortheast NE
SucreWed 12:56 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNortheast NE
TarijaWed 12:56 PM234 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
Santa CruzWed 12:56 PM440 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 12:56 PM445 km277 miles240 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaWed 1:56 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaWed 11:56 AM678 km422 miles366 nmNorthwest NW
TucumánWed 1:56 PM744 km462 miles402 nmSouth S
Asuncion *Wed 1:56 PM1068 km664 miles577 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoWed 12:56 PM1140 km709 miles616 nmNorth N
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